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The Kirkwood Call

TKC predicts Super Bowl LVII matchup and winners

TKC predicts Super Bowl LVII matchup and winners

Kinley Bokermann, editor-in-chief January 28, 2023

  With the only three games left in the 2022-2023 NFL season, 10 TKC staffers made predictions for the remaining games. Sports writers Brennan Rea, Nicholas Copeland and Brennan Rea; business staffer...

This entrance to the KHS football field is accessible off Chopin Drive.

Photo gallery: Kirkwood High School in black and white

Elizabeth Riti, photographer January 24, 2023

The campus of KHS is spread out over multiple buildings, fields, and outdoor pathways. Students often walk outside in between classes, or when it is warmer, find different spots around campus to eat their...

Each one of these moments is what makes sports so awesome.

Top five moments in sports from 2022

Brennan Rea, sports writer January 12, 2023

From Minnesota Vikings’ star receiver Justin Jefferson’s insane catch in Buffalo to Edmonton Oilers’ superstar Connor McDavid’s highlight reel goal against the Washington Capitals, there were many...

The Kirkwood Varsity Poms team strikes a final pose at the end of their pep rally dance.

Top five photos of 2022

TKC Staff December 23, 2022

Throughout 2022, TKC's photo staff has expanded their photography skills and worked hard to provide visuals to accompany TKC's stories and galleries. Here are the top five photos of the year.

For many band members, this is their first away Turkey Day game they will be going to. 

Turkey Day: An away game for the band

Zach Thomson, social media editor November 27, 2022

No halftime show? No problem. This year, the Turkey Day game will be held at Moss Field, meaning the KHS marching band will not perform their usual halftime show at the football game.  Although the...

TKC asked the senior football players their thoughts on Turkey Day. This is what they said.

Turkey Day: Senior football quotes

Owen Backer, sports writer November 27, 2022

TKC asked seniors on the Varsity football team questions including What does Turkey Day mean to you? and  Why do you think the Turkey Day game is important? The Turkey Day game is an annual football...

Maclin grew up in Kirkwood, attending KHS where he played for the varsity football team all four years of high school. 

Turkey Day: Love for the game

Wylie Crews, sports writer November 23, 2022

Either you’ve seen him running routes around his defender on the field, or now coaching his team to a winning season, former 10-year NFL veteran, Jeremy Maclin, played for the Eagles, Chiefs and...

On Thursday, Nov. 24, the Kirkwood Pioneers look to cap off their season with their ninth straight win against the Webster Groves Statesmen at Moss Field.

Turkey Day: It’s all about the bell

Kinley Bokermann, editor-in-chief November 23, 2022

With 124 years of tradition and one of the fiercest high school football rivalries on the line, the communities of Kirkwood and Webster await to see where the Frisco Bell will make its home for next year...

A realistic representation of the Turkey Day game this year. We asked people what are the reasons Kirkwood will beat Webster.

Top 10 reasons why KHS will beat Webster

Nicholas Copeland and Brennan Rea November 21, 2022

*This piece is entirely satirical.   10. Imagine not having turf 9. Nine touchdowns scored all year, Deion Brown had seven in one game 8. Congrats, you guys have had one win in three...

Football matters, but its not the only sport that does.

The deal with football

Grace Alverson, features writer November 18, 2022

*opinions Since the beginning of my freshman year, I’ve overheard conversations about how “KHS only cares about football” and how other sports get overlooked. As a female athlete, it is always...

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